The first table below looks at the demand for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - 52 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.21% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
91 131 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 24.80% 27.12% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 80 126 134
Average salary £38,750 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Middlesex region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Middlesex

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Heroku
2 4 (80.00%) Engine Yard
2 4 (80.00%) Cobbler
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Korn

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Heroku
1 4 (80.00%) Engine Yard
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) FishEye
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) MCollective
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Korn
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) Cobbler
3 1 (20.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Foundry
4 1 (20.00%) Rackspace